Posts By: Brian Beasley

Continuing the Conversation Beyond the Meeting

If you are like me, you recognize that conference room standing team meetings are necessary to track progress, eliminate ambiguity and keep projects moving forward – or at least you recognize that’s their intention. But as attendees sit there (im)patiently while others discuss their issues and problems, striving to stay alert and attentive, there are… Continue ReadingCloud, Features, Lifesize, Technology

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And the winner is …

Applying for a product award is in some ways like purchasing a lottery ticket. You know the odds of winning are long and not in your favor, but you feel compelled because maybe, just once … Of course, winning a product award is different than purchasing a winning lottery ticket because there’s human judgment involved…. Continue ReadingCloud, Lifesize, Partnership, Products, Technology

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It’s a Wonderful Business Life

We live in wonderful times. The technology apps we have at our fingertips are incredible. Some are just plain fun, but a number are vital productivity apps that help drive the economic engines at our companies. Without them, our workdays would be much different. Basic tasks we complete in minutes might take ten, twenty or… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, People

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Competitive Edge: Blue Jeans and the “Meet Me” Model

I’ve been reading a lot of articles and blogs about hosted alternatives to traditional on-premises video conferencing. Some solutions take a “meet-me” approach, like Blue Jeans, and while it’s clear that cloud alternatives to video conferencing are emerging as the preferred implementation, I find myself wondering, How much real innovation is going on here? Scheduling a… Continue ReadingAmplify, Cloud, Features, Industry, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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Lifesize Cloud Interop | Skype for Business

One of the reasons Lifesize Cloud is gaining traction in the market and becoming a favored productivity tool is that it fits within established workflows. Users want to remain within the app and user interface they know. Few businesses are willing to rejigger their processes to accommodate a communications and collaboration tool. And the larger… Continue ReadingCloud, Features, Lifesize, Microsoft, Partnership, Products, Skype

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Lifesize Enables Skype Video Calling

When your team is together in the same place and needs to meet another party over video, you’ll want to do it in a meeting room with a large display, not with everyone squished around a laptop. The Lifesize Icon Flex helps you extend the experience of your desktop application in your meeting room and… Continue ReadingLifesize, Microsoft, Partnership, Products, Skype, Technology

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